Alpine Guides Technical Manual
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Alpine Guides Technical Manual is a distillation of state of the art mountaineering practice.
Topics are presented in a stripped-down manner, to emphasize key techniques often difficult to grasp and learn quickly. It is an excellent learning resource and a handy reference for experienced alpinists.
210mm x 148mm, paperback
Published: 2017 edition
Alpine Guides Aoraki/Mt Cook
Member feedback: Useful as a field handbook. Mix of photos and diagrams generally works well, some photos make it difficult to see the detail. Good sections on snow shelters, weather, navigation and abseiling.
Updated and Revised by: Dave McKinley IFMGA/NZMGA
Editor: Arthur McBride